Mathias Wagner, a miller, his wife Anna, and children (Anna, age 17; Anna Maria, age 5; Katharina, age 1) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 8 August 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Heidemann.
They are recorded on the 1775 census of Kamenka in Household No. 80.
In 1796, widow Anna Maria Wagner and her children left Kamenka.
The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Mathias Wagner came from the German region of Nassau.
- 1775 Census of Kamenka (No. 80).
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga: Economy, Population, and Agriculture (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Mv1122.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #4153.